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When data is reality!

From the New York Times:

Eight years after the financial crisis, unemployment is at 5 percent, deficits are down and G.D.P. is growing. Why do so many voters feel left behind?

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Great bastion of learning Yale will also start flying the Confederate Flag!

From here:

Yale University refused to remove the name of John C. Calhoun, a 19th century politician and prominent white supremacist, from a residential college despite student protest.

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I'm sure this Israeli billionaire purchases no influence from Hillary Clinton!

From here:

Recently released disclosures reveal that $100,000 — a sixth of what the Super PAC has raised —comes from a single source: a donation by pro-Israel billionaire Haim Saban.

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There's your smug professional American politician right there!

From here:

Governments and businesses must get better at explaining the benefits of international trade deals to the public, the U.S. Commerce Secretary told CNBC on Monday, following protests against a proposed massive transatlantic agreement in Germany over the weekend.

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Do you really want to share candidate Hillary with Charles Koch? F'real.

From Gawker here:

The petrochemical billionaire and political puppet-master told ABC’s This Week that he felt that Democratic presidential frontrunner Hillary Clinton would be a better president that the Republican choices.

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Obama will do his best to screw the working man over one more time before leaving!

From Reuters:

HANOVER, Germany – U.S. President Barack Obama said he would do whatever he could to advance a controversial trade deal with the European Union in his last eight months in office, but warned that time was running short.

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Ah, the rich man's eternal excuse: I had no idea!

From here:

Juergen Mossack, co-founder of the firm at the center of the Panama Papers, didn’t know that associates of top politicians from around the world were using his company to help hide money, he told CNBC in a Friday interview.

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